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University of Denver. College of Law



  • Existence: 1946-2004


Est. 1892 as University of Denver School of Law. Also known as: Denver Law School, the Law Department of the University of Denver 1893- . Changed usage to: University of Denver College of Law in 1945 or 1946. Absorbed Westminster College of Law in 1957. Renamed Sturm College of Law in Sept. 2004.
Sources found: Its Catalog.
Sources found: SERI-ERA Work. on Elect. Util. Involv. in Res. Solar Appl. (1980 : Univ. of Denver) Proceedings ... 1981: t.p. (University of Denver Law School; Denver, Colo.) [info. from GPO]
Sources found: Phone call to the Univ. 3/22/82 (official name is University of Denver, College of Law, not Law School) [info. from GPO]
Sources found: Information from 678 converted Dec. 18, 2014 (Opened Oct. 3, 1892)
Sources notfound: Access for all www page, viewed Feb. 2, 2007: (University of Denver, Sturm College of Law)
Law department organized in 1881.
Sources Board of Trustees Minutes – Volume B: pages 41-42.
School of Law established in October 3, 1892.
Source Breck, A.D. (1996). From the rockies to the world (pg. 79); Board of Trustees Minutes – Volume E: Page 167.
College of Law merges with Westminster College of Law forming the Westminster Association in 1957.
Sources Breck, A.D. (1996). From the rockies to the world (pg. 158); Card Catalog- Academic Units; Board of Trustees Minutes – Volume Q: page 279.

Found in 85 Collections and/or Records:

The Denver Clarion, vol. 75, issue 35, 1971 January 18

Identifier: clarion_v075i35_19710118
Overview Language prof reflects on Iron Curtain experiences. Dean Rice expresses concern over state of University minorities. Law students organize environmental service. Committee disqualifies Senate candidates.
Dates: 1971 January 18

The Denver Clarion, vol. 75, issue 51, 1971 February 24

Identifier: clarion_v075i51_19710224
Overview Class evaluation in progress today. Law School’s “fine program” draws ICM headquarters. Senate trys early adjournment; halted by AUSA Court injunction.
Dates: 1971 February 24

The Denver Clarion, vol. 76, issue 36, 1971 December 3

Identifier: clarion_v076i36_19711203
Overview Yale professor honored at law journal dedication. YAF reactivation follows attach on Senate funding. Phi Beta Kappa initiates eleven.
Dates: 1971 December 3

The Denver Clarion, vol. 76, issue 57, 1972 February 21

Identifier: clarion_v076i57_19720221
Overview Irish fall twice; DU takes lead. Denver law journal seeks one area of concentration. Huggins named in “Glamour” contest. Court injunction may end Con-Con. Horner speaks tonight.
Dates: 1972 February 21

The Denver Clarion, vol. 76, issue 65, 1972 March 29

Identifier: clarion_v076i65_19720329
Overview Editor denies charges; calls proceedings “sham”. Chicanos charge Yegge, Mitchell in unfair action.
Dates: 1972 March 29

The Denver Clarion, vol. 76, issue 67, 1972 April 3

Identifier: clarion_v076i67_19720403
Overview Yegge denies charges of racism at law school. Senate elections halted. Court disqualifies Morse.
Dates: 1972 April 3

The Denver Clarion, vol. 77, issue 7, 1972 July 24

Identifier: clarion_v077i07_19720724
Overview AUPB plans to appeal to alums and members of Denver area. Law School faculty member challenge residency of law. Author Tom Wolfe claims psychedelic movement is dead due to status bias.
Dates: 1972 July 24

The Denver Clarion, vol. 79, issue 29, 1974 October 28

Identifier: clarion_v079i29_19741028
Overview University Senate – Financial Aims Aired. Students Try Case in Moot Law Court. More Money Loaned. Women’s Basketball and Gymnastics Organize.
Dates: 1974 October 28

The Denver Clarion, vol. 79, issue 62, 1975 February 26

Identifier: clarion_v079i62_19750226
Overview Graduating Law Degrees Will Be Equal With Need. Mitchell Criticizes Desegregation Laws. Black Psychology – “Whiteness” Needs Raise. Basketball Tonight S.C.S.C. Fieldhouse 7:30.
Dates: 1975 February 26

The Denver Clarion, vol. 79, issue 64, 1975 March 3

Identifier: clarion_v079i64_19750303
Overview Law School Admission Tough. Key: “Total Effort” Needed for Problems. Speech Offers Clue To Personal Side of Academic Head. Welcome Royal Shakespeare Company.
Dates: 1975 March 3